Poetry

New Undergraduates Tour the Psychology Clinic

New Undergraduates Tour the Psychology Clinic   This is the room where the troubled come to be untroubled This is the room for the opening of mouths in pain   This is the room for picking lightly at the scab on the deep wound   This is the room of dignified gibbering This is the room of the short fuse   This is the room for the vomiting of memory; for the smearing of consequences, the flinging of blame   This is the room which was once in darkness, with a velvet curtain and a wooden grille   This is…

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